Tag Archive: Science Literacy week

Sep 19

Invitation to “An Ocean of Opportunity” plus Science Literacy Week at Champney’s West Aquarium

Doors are open and events are free as we continue to celebrate Science Literacy Week at Champney’s West Aquarium.  Join us on Saturday, Sept 21st at 2 pm for “An Ocean of Opportunity” by Dr. Paul Snelgrove, Professor, Memorial University and Director of Canadian Healthy Oceans Network.  The presentation will be followed by the official …

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Sep 16

Champney’s West Aquarium Celebrates Science Literacy Week

Champney’s West Aquarium is pleased to host Science Literacy Week.  We have events planned from September 16th to 21st, 2019.  Our topic for the week is Ocean Plastics and its Relationship to the Ecosystem.  This opportunity is funded by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada and conducted in partnership with the Ocean …

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Sep 14

Science Literacy Week 15th September

Programming appropriate for all school age groups will be offered.  Students will participate by grades (approximately 45 students per group).  Kindergarten, grades 1-3, 4-6, 7-8.  Information collected from shore clean ups will be analyzed and placed in the context of the living animals (>25 species of fish and invertebrates) in the aquarium and static displays.  …

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